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* NOTE ON DATES: IMPORTANT: For consistency, the Date is given as the date the mission TOOK OFF since the precise time of a loss is not always certain. Take Off date is unambigous and fixed in the official records, but obviously in those cases where the incident occurred before midnight UK time, then the Take Off Date will be the same as the Incident Date. Of course, most Bomber Command missions flew through midnight, therefore a Luftwaffe claim against a plane - or a locally generated crash report - may record the incident as occurring on the day following our Take Off Date. Bear this in mind when cross-referencing to our Luftwaffe Victories by Name/Date Database and other Luftwaffe sources. In some cases other sources may quote the date following our date, using locally generated reports as their source. To add to the potential for confusion, remember to take into account a Luftwaffe recorded date will be in local time, 1 hour ahead of UK time. When we discover a validated Incident Date we change our record if necessary

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#Name* (↑)First NamesTitleRankRAF Equivalent RankService No.BornNationalityRoleAwardsAir Force (↑)Command (↑)Unit (↑)DateofIncident *See Note (↑)Aircraft (↑)TypeSerialCodeVictories (Fighters)BaseTimeMission                        Incident                        FateCommemoratedPhoto (Click to Expand)Referring Database                        Notes                        Links/Archive Reports
951 BelangerF JSergeantRCAFBomber Command101 Sqd
1943-01-30LancasterIED447SR-QHolme on Spalding Moor.0020.HamburgCrashed at Rijk HollandKilledAmsterdam New EasternParadie Archive Database
952 BelangerJoseph Adelard RolandFlying OfficerJ/24828PilotRCAFCoastal Command524 Sqd1944-07-09WellingtonXIIIMF3757R-FRAF Docking, Norfolk18Armed Recce See archive report for further details Missing - believed killedRunnymede Memorial. Panel 245Paradie Archive Database Read Archive Report
953 BelcherL RFlying OfficerRCAFCoastal Command415 Sqd RCAF
1945-01-06Halifax IIIMZ4566U-PEast Moor1542HanauCollided with 10 Sqn Halifax and fell near EibachKilledRunnymedeParadie Archive Database
954 BelcherGFlight LieutenantBomber Command405 Sqd RCAF
1943-12-03LancasterIIIJB222LQ-MGransden Lodge.0024.LeipzigCrashed near DelitzschKilledBerlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery
955 BellM RWarrant Officer Class 2RCAFBomber Command218 Sqd
1944-05-01StirlingIIIEF504HA-PWoolfox Lodge2214ChamblyCrashed Poix-de-la-SommeKilledPoix-de-la-Somme ChurchyardParadie Archive Database
956 BellElemer WarrennerPilot OfficerJ18683CanadianObserverRCAFBomber Command22 OTU
1942-07-28WellingtonICX3201DD:O BarWellesbourne Mountford22:00HamburgX3201 was claimed initially as a probable by Oblt. Willi Elstermann, his 5th Abschuss from 6./NJG6 at Flotthoff, north of bad Bramstedt at 01:21hrs. Confirmed on the 20th January 1944. (Nachtjagd Combat Archive (30 May - 31 December 1942) The Early Years Part 3 - Theo Boiten)PoW No. 25111, Stalag 344 LamsdorfParadie Archive Database
957 BellC H LSergeantRCAFBomber Command22 OTU
1942-09-10WellingtonICR1616Stratford2005DusseldorfCrashed at BiervlietKilledVlissengen Northern CemeteryParadie Archive DatabaseArchive Report
958 BellFrank GeorgeFlight Sergeant Air GunnerR/62147RCAFBomber Command35 Sqd (Madras Presidency)
1943-11-11HalifaxIIHR985TL-ARAF Graveley, Cambridgeshire1833CannesCrashed near gace FranceKilledSt. Desir War Cemetery. Grave VII.E.4.Paradie Archive Database Read Archive Report
959 BellJames WilliamFlight SergeantR/64880CanadaAir OberverRCAFBomber Command405 Sqd RCAF
1942-06-29HalifaxIIW1113LQ-GPocklington2301BremenShot down by a night fighter. Crashed at Noordwolde HollandKilled Age 28WeststellingwerfParadie Archive DatabaseAttacker

Full account of Halifax loss in Dutch
960 BellC HFlight SergeantRCAFBomber Command405 Sqd RCAF
1941-11-07WellingtonIIW5553LQ-DPocklington2321Berlin?KilledBecklingen War CemeteryParadie Archive Database
961 BellJ WSergeantRCAFBomber Command405 Sqd RCAF
1942-04-14WellingtonIIZ8530LQ-APocklington2205DortmundAbandoned vicinity of Petersfield Hants Paradie Archive Database
962 BellJ KSergeantRCAFBomber Command408 Sqd RCAF
1942-08-06HampdenIAE366EQ-UBaldertonDuisburgCrash landed at LakenheathParadie Archive Database
963 BellR GSergeantRCAFBomber Command408 Sqd RCAF
1942-08-06HampdenIAE366EQ-UBaldertonDuisburgCrash landed at LakenheathParadie Archive Database
964 BellRonald GeorgePilot OfficerJ/17824CanadianPilotDFM
RCAFBomber Command408 Sqd RCAF
1942-11-09HalifaxVDG238EQ-RAF Leeming15:30Fighter Affiliation ExerciseStalled in tight turn and crashedKilledRipon Cemetery, Sec. H. Grave 384Accident report
965 BellA HPilot OfficerJ174340RCAFBomber Command419 Sqd RCAF
1943-07-03HalifaxIIJD159VR-YMiddleton St George2230KolnCrashed MuizenKilledSchoonlselhof Cemetery {Antwerpen} Belgium Paradie Archive Database
966 BellC EPilot OfficerRCAFBomber Command419 Sqd RCAF
1942-10-13WellingtonIIIDF664VR-ECroft1828KielCrashed off Brockeswalde GermanyKilledBecklingen War CemeteryParadie Archive Database
967 BellA M JSergeantRCAFBomber Command426 Sqd RCAF
1944-03-22LancasterIIDS741OW-TLinton on Ouse1859FrankfurtKilledRunnymede Paradie Archive Database
968 BellJ IFlying OfficerRCAFBomber Command427 Sqd RCAF
1944-12-27HalifaxIIIMZ291ZL-OLeeming300OpladenCrashed on take off Paradie Archive Database
969 BellNeil AlanFlying Officer NavigatorJ/14200RCAFBomber Command428 Sqd RCAF
1944-04-23HalifaxIILW285MA-ZMiddleton St George2046Gardening. Baltic areaShot down. Claimed by Hptm. Werner Husemann of Stab 1./NJG3 at 2356hrsInterned SwedenDied 2009 Paradie Archive DatabaseRead Archive Report
970 BellEdward NormanPilot OfficerJ/2458CanadaPilotRCAFBomber Command428 Sqd RCAF
1943-09-15HalifaxVLK913NA-NRAF Middleton St. George1958MontluconCrash landed Cerilly FrancePow No: 3341 Camp: L3 - Stalag Luft Sagan and BelariaParadie Archive DatabaseP/O. Bell lost his brother 25 year old, P/O. David Gordon Bell J/88695 RCAF whilst serving with 432 Squadron, an Air Gunner he was killed during a training exercise when the Halifax LW614 stalled and crashed near Langdale, Yorkshire, England.
971 BellM O MSergeantRCAFBomber Command429 Sqd RCAF
1943-11-03HalifaxIIJD326AL-PLeeming1645Dusseldorf?KilledRunnymedeParadie Archive Database
972 BellE MSergeantR79393RCAFBomber Command429 Sqd RCAF
1943-03-05WellingtonIIIBJ755AL-East Moor1918EssenCrashed almost at onceInjuredParadie Archive Database
973 BellJ WSquadron LeaderDFC

RCAFBomber Command429 Sqd RCAF
1944-03-24HalifaxIIILV914AL-VLeeming1859BerlinPoWParadie Archive Database
974 BellDavidFlying OfficerJ/35329PilotDFC

RCAFBomber Command429 Sqd RCAF
1944-11-30HalifaxIIIMZ288AL-ORAF Leeming, Yorkshire1631Duisburg Believed to have been hit by anti aircraft flak batteries Missing - believed killedRunnymede Memorial. Panel 245.Paradie Archive Database Read Archive Report
975 BellCFlying OfficerCanadianBomb AimerRCAFBomber Command431 (Iroquois) Sqn, RCAF
1944-06-16HalifaxIIIMZ537SE:HCroft23:14SterkradeShot down by Nightfighter - Lt. Kristopher of 3/NJG-7 at Tiel, Holland at 01:20.

The Nachtjagd Combat Archives 1944 Part 3 - Theo Boiten has a claim by Lt Ludiger Krimphove 3/NJG7 - Tiel: 5,800m at 01:20. Crashed at Puiflijk (Gelderland) about 3 km SW of the small town of Druten, S of the Waal and 19 km WNW of Nijmegen
PoW No. 4791, Stalag Luft 1Paradie Archive DatabaseParadie Archive MZ537
976 BellN ASergeantRCAFBomber Command431 Sqd RCAF
1944-01-28HalifaxVLL181SE-QCroft.0012.BerlinKilledBerlin 1939-1945 War CemeteryParadie Archive Database
977 BellA D GFlying OfficerRCAFBomber Command432 Sqd RCAF
1944-01-27LancasterIILL638QO-MEast Moor1751BerlinCrashed at SchmockwitzKilledParadie Archive Database
978 BellD GSergeantRCAFBomber Command432 Sqd RCAF
1944-12-04HalifaxIIILW614QO-SRAF East Moor, YorkshireTrainingEngine failure - Crashed near HacknessKilledParadie Archive DatabaseFor brief details: Read Archive Report
979 BellJ BPilot OfficerRCAFBomber Command432 Sqd RCAF
1944-04-18HalifaxIIILW643QO-EEast Moor2058Noisy-le-SecKilledClichy New Communal CemeteryParadie Archive Database
980 BellJ DSergeantRCAFBomber Command432 Sqd RCAF
1943-07-03WellingtonXHF493QO-CSkipton on Swale2245KolnAbandoned crashed Cobham KENTKilledParadie Archive Database
981 BellW AFlying OfficerRCAFBomber Command51 Sqd
1944-07-20HalifaxIIIMZ821MH-HSnaith2305BottropKilledRunnymede Paradie Archive Database
982 BellW OFlying OfficerRCAFBomber Command51 Sqd
1944-07-17HalifaxIIIHX321MH-HSnaith353CaenCrashed at base on returnParadie Archive Database
983 BellH CFlight SergeantRCAFBomber Command578 Sqd
1944-03-15HalifaxIIILW495LK-CBurn1852StuttgartCrashed SelbyKilledHarrogate [Stonefall] Cemetery Paradie Archive Database
984 BellTSergeantRCAFBomber Command77 Sqd
1944-06-16HalifaxIIINA524KN-FFull Sutton2310SterkradeCrashed at Berkel {Zuid-Holland}PoW Paradie Archive DatabaseAttacker
985 BellJFlight SergeantRCAFBomber Command97 Sqd (Straits Settlements)
1944-03-22LancasterIIIJB731OF-FBurn1845FrankfurtCrashed in North SeaKilledRunnymede Paradie Archive DatabaseLancaster JB731 which departed RAF Bourn at 18.45 on a night operation to Frankfurt. The O.R.B. states: ‘At 20.38 hrs. S.O.S. received. At 20.39 hrs. message received from PULHAM ‘Position 53.21 N. 03.45 S. Baling out. No further news. MISSING.’ The non-operational RAF Station at Pulham St Mary in Norfolk picked up a message after the aircraft had been airborne for two hours. It is thought that the aircraft was attacked by a night fighter and ditched into the sea with the loss of all crew.
986 BellAndrew PaulFlight SergeantR/189575Age 20CanadianAir GunnerRCAFBomber Command190 Sqd1944-07-23StirlingIVLJ882L9-HRAF Fairford, GloucestershireSOE 'Rupert' See archive report for further details EvaderKilled later - Brookwood Military Cemetery. Grave 50.1.2Paradie Archive DatabaseRead Archive Report
987 BellD MFlying OfficerBomber Command408 Sqd RCAF
1943-11-23LancasterIILL623EQ-JLinton on OuseBerlin?KilledRunnymede
988 BellJ RSergeant1127149Bomber Command431 Sqd RCAF
1943-06-11WellingtonXHE392SE-LBurn2325DusseldorfCrashed off coast of HollandKilledBergen op Zoom
989 BellJ SSergeantBomber Command433 Sqd RCAF
1944-11-04HalifaxIIINP992BM-FSkipton on Swale1708BochumPoW
990 BellBernard ErnestFlying OfficerJ/44311CanadianPilotRCAF2 TAF439 Sqd RCAF
1944-12-27TyphoonIbMP1455V-B-78 Eindhoven12:00Armed recceShot down by flak and small arms. Abandoned aircraft near St VithPoW Accident report
991 BellThomasFlight LieutenantJ/11041CanadianPilotRCAFSouth East Asia684 Sqd RAF
1945-04-22MosquitoXVINS675Cox's Bazar07:05Photo RecceCrashed at seaKilledSingapore Memorial, Column 455. Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore
Accident report
992 BellamyG CFlying OfficerRCAFBomber Command153 Sqd
1944-10-14LancasterING190P4-TKirmington635DuisburgKilledReichswald Forest War CemeteryParadie Archive Database
993 BellamyJ ASergeantRCAFBomber Command424 Sqd RCAF
1945-03-07LancasterING346QB-NSkipton on Swale1645DessauKilledRheinberg War CemeteryParadie Archive Database
994 BellamyJohn WalterFlight SergeantR270570CanadianAir Gunner (Rear)RCAFBomber Command428 (Ghost) Sqn RCAF
1945-03-22LancasterXKB777NA:VMiddleton St George10:47HildesheimSee Archive Report for detailsPoW, Stalag 9b FallingbostelParadie Archive Database
995 BellantinoDFlight SergeantRCAFBomber Command424 Sqd RCAF
1945-03-07LancasterING346QB-NSkipton on Swale1645DessauKilledRheinberg War CemeteryParadie Archive Database
996 BellesA WFlying OfficerBomb AimerRCAFBomber Command433 Sqd RCAF
1945-02-01LancasterING460BM-ASkipton on Swale1523LudwigshafenThe a/c was hit by flak, on the return to Yorkshire they became lost as the weather was poor and controlling the a/c in turbulence became difficult. Two of the crew managed to bale out but the a/c crashed near Cundall, South of Thirsk with the loss of the remaining five crewBailed out - Survived
997 BellewHenry BenedictSergeantR/202312Air GunnerRCAFBomber Command1664 HCU
1943-12-02HalifaxVDG282Not knownRAF Croft, Yorkshire1740TrainingSee archive report for detailsKilled Harrogate Cemetery (Stonefall). Sec. C. Row F. Grave 13Paradie Archive Database Read Archive Report
998 BellhouseReginald Flight Sergeant436712AustraliaRAAF8 OTU`` RCAF1944-11-16RAAF Honour Roll
999 BellingerJ HFlying OfficerRCAFBomber Command425 Sqd RCAF
1944-11-21HalifaxIIIMZ364KW-NTholthorpe1511Castrop-RauxelCrash landed at Manston on return Paradie Archive DatabaseFirst French Canadian squadron
1000 BellingerW GFlying OfficerRCAFBomber Command434 Sqd RCAF
1943-09-29HalifaxVDK259IP-LTholthorpe1822BochumCrashed near Enschede HollandKilledEastern GeneralParadie Archive Database

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